Queens of Comedy

Kristen Wiig may have just left a downright hilarious legacy on Saturday Night Live, but she's not the only funny lady giving us the giggles. From veteran acts like Joan Rivers and Lucille Ball, to modern jesters like Amy Poehler and Chelsea Handler, our roundup features the silliest lady comics who tickle our fancy, not to mention our funny bones.


  • 10 of 16

    Ellen DeGeneres

    If we ever need an afternoon pick-me-up, all we have to do is tune in to Ellen DeGeneres' eponymous daytime talk show, where the affable host can be seen busting a move alongside her celebrity guests each day. Even more gut-busting? The shocked looks on the A-listers' faces after receiving one of her famous pranks, like when she scares them in the bathroom.

    Getty Images
  • 0